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Kenai sees changes looming

...operations," according to the text of the initiative. Porter said that Kenai should begin thinking of such regulation. City Attorney Scott Bloom said he had recently attended a meeting of the Alaska Municipal Attorney's Association, where three...
Knackstedt flys into council race

...cost the city."One area in which he believes the city council could do a better job is using the city manager and city attorney more when crafting legislation. The time spent tweaking ordinances during council meetings could be better spent if...
Kenai enacts free boat launch use outside of dipnet season

...of the city dock to Kenai residents but two former city attorneys Krista Stearns and Cary Graves questioned the service to some while charging others. Kenai City Attorney Scott Bloom said the use of a dedicated dipnet revenue...
Fairbanks spent $7k defending mayor's $37.50 fine illegal use of municipal resources to influence an election Fairbanks has paid about $7,000 during appeals, city attorney Paul Ewers said. The funding comes out of the city's claims budget. The Fairbanks City Council held a closed-door...
Juneau E-cigarette users face new but familiar rule

...complaints people were having," he said. "I asked the city attorney if that was something that fell under the city secondhand...real. We went forward from there." He worked with city attorney Amy Mead for about two months until the ordinance was...
Kenai puts grant money to use

...ordinance to amend city code on Personnel Regulations was postponed until the first meeting in August when the Kenai City Attorney Scott Bloom returned from vacation. The council passed an ordinance that changed how they approve the renewal of liquor...
Kenai stands with veterans in support of memorial

...agenda. Council member Terry Bookey introduced the item and requested to go into executive session to hear from Kenai City Attorney Scott Bloom about possible legal action.After a brief executive session, council member Tim Navarre moved that the...
Kenai adds e-cigarettes to smoking ordinance

...previous years. He said the idea had a lot of support from local residents.In a memo to council city attorney Scott Bloom said two former city attorneys Krista Stearns and Cary Graves both argued the legality of offering free service to residents...
City discusses protection for employee sexual orientation in personnel regs

...that the council postpone the ordinance until Kenai City Attorney Scott Bloom returned from vacation as he had questions...bring back a clean ordinance after working with the city attorney. Council member Brian Gabriel said no amendments should...
Kenai council votes in support for veteran's memorial

...and work with the state against a potential lawsuit threatening the city. After a brief executive session with Kenai City Attorney Scott Bloom, the council held a lengthy discussion in public regarding the ongoing issue of the veteran's memorial...


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